Press Release

October 9, 2019. Richmond, Virginia. Marketplace Evangelism Ministries is excited to announce the acquisition of The Lantern & Shield Times LLC. The Lantern & Shield Times has been converted into a ministry media outlet for Marketplace Evangelism Ministries Inc. The platform name has been changed to Marketplace Evangelism Today which will be our distribution channelContinue reading “Press Release”

Do You Pray?: Politicians Curse Prayer

Most recently, I read a news article on CBN News, written by Will Maule, Faithwire, “’We’re Not Going to Give Thoughts and Prayers’: 2020 Candidate Cory Booker Curses Prayer,” dated May 14, 2019. Maule wrote, “Democratic hopeful Corey Booker has issued some harsh words of criticism to those who vow to send ‘thoughts and prayers’Continue reading “Do You Pray?: Politicians Curse Prayer”

International Mission Board: Every Church Every Nation

February 6, 2019. Richmond, Virginia. Tonight at Grove Avenue Baptist Church, we had a glorious time celebrating and sending out the International Mission Board’s (IMB) Southern Baptist missionaries and the installation of Dr. Paul Chitwood, the new President of the IMB. Dr. Chitwood is the thirteenth President of the IMB. There were nineteen new missionariesContinue reading “International Mission Board: Every Church Every Nation”

Tropical Storm Florence: Heavy Downpours Causing Massive Floods

September 15, 2018. Hurricane Florence has been downgraded to a Tropical Storm today. The storm has caused rivers to swell and over flow their banks. Massive amounts of rainfall have been received in North and South Carolina. As of 11PM, September 14, 2018, according to the National Hurricane Center (NHC), “The center of Florence wasContinue reading “Tropical Storm Florence: Heavy Downpours Causing Massive Floods”

Breaking: Hurricane Florence is Slamming the Coast of NC

September 13, 2018. At 10:00 PM, Hurricane Florence was 50 miles S of Morehead City, NC with wind speed of 100 mph. It has slowed down considerably and is moving NW at 5 mph. Florence is currently a Category 2 hurricane with a pressure of 956mb. The Storm Surge is 6 feet above normal onContinue reading “Breaking: Hurricane Florence is Slamming the Coast of NC”

Hurricane Florence: Approaching Southern North Carolina Coast as Cat. 2

September 13, 2018. As of 8 AM this morning, Hurricane Florence was located at 33.1° N and 75.1° W or about 170 ESE of Wilmington, NC traveling at 12 mph with Wind Speed of 110 mph. Florence is now a Cat 2 hurricane. According to the National Hurricane Center (NHC), “Squally rain bands with tropicalContinue reading “Hurricane Florence: Approaching Southern North Carolina Coast as Cat. 2”

Hurricane Florence: Euro Model Tracking South

September 12, 2018, 8 AM. It appears that Hurricane Florence will make a more Southern North Carolina or Northern South Carolina landfall on September 15, 2018. It is possible that it will be a Category 2 since it will slow down and be over cooler water. The cone of uncertainty is now between Myrtle Beach,Continue reading “Hurricane Florence: Euro Model Tracking South”

Regent University Announces School Closure in Anticipation of Florence

September 11, 2018. Virginia Beach, VA. Regent University has put out a Press Release that reads, “Due to potential impacts of Hurricane Florence, Regent University operations will close at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, September 11 and reopen no earlier than Monday, September 17.” The entire Press Release can be read here: https://www.regent.edu/news-events/regent-university-closing-2-p-m-tuesday-september-11/ Regent goes onContinue reading “Regent University Announces School Closure in Anticipation of Florence”

Breaking: Hurricane Florence Has Shifted to Make Landfall Near Jacksonville, NC

September 11, 2018. As of 5AM EST, Hurricane Florence appears to be riding the Bermuda High that is in place. It is expected to make landfall near Jacksonville, NC. This is based on the prediction cone and could go south or north of Jacksonville. The current location of the storm is 410 miles South ofContinue reading “Breaking: Hurricane Florence Has Shifted to Make Landfall Near Jacksonville, NC”